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Object Number:
E7036
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Nubian
Provenience:
Egypt
Nubia
Aniba
Locus:
Surface Find
Period:
Meroitic
Date Made:
100BC-AD300
Early Date:
-100
Late Date:
300
Section:
Egyptian
Materials:
Sandstone
Iconography:
Ba
Human Head
Description:
Head of a ba statue. Still retains pinkish pigment. The eyes and ears are stylized and emphasized The nose and mouth are rather crudely carved. The hair line is sharply defined.
Credit Line:
The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery

Bibliography:

[Book] Thomas, Nancy. The American Discovery of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 236-37/123
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[Book] Woolley, C. Leonard & Randall-MacIver, David. 1910. Karanog; the Romano-Nubian Cemetery (plates). Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia, Vol. IV. : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 9
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